Practice Areas

As the only multi-attorney law firm in Gloucester County dedicated solely to the practice of family law, Smedley & Lis is uniquely positioned to assist you with your family law matters. Whether divorce, child custody, prenuptial agreements, adoption or any area of family law practice, our mission is to provide practical, effective representation, utilizing the experience of our team of attorneys to your advantage. We have a level of expertise and dedication to our field that is the result of concentrating in a single area of law.

Based in Woodbury with offices in Linwood New Jersey, Smedley & Lis offers our clients our expertise in the following areas of family law practice:

  • Divorces, both contested and uncontested
  • Child custody and parenting time issues
  • Child support
  • Alimony
  • Grandparent visitation
  • College contribution
  • Marital Settlement Agreements
  • Equitable distribution of assets and debts
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Adoptions, including stepparent adoptions and second parent adoptions
  • Domestic violence
  • Child abuse matters involving the Division of Child Protection and Permanency
  • Wills, power of attorney and living wills
  • Non-traditional family law, including dissolution of civil unions, domestic partnerships and same-sex marriages
  • Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender (LGBT) issues
  • Paternity
  • Name changes
  • Litigation alternatives such as mediation and collaborative law
  • Appeals on Family Part Orders

With offices in Gloucester and Atlantic Counties, we offer our family practice services to all of South Jersey and throughout the state of New Jersey.